Maureen T. DeSimone

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Maureen T. DeSimone

Maureen T. DeSimone is an Associate at WLG. Her practice includes representing individuals and employers in employment law matters. Maureen also counsels employers on a wide range of employment law compliance matters, such as employee handbooks and policies, federal and state regulations, and day-to-day personnel issues. Maureen also focuses on general civil litigation.

Maureen is a 2018 graduate of Suffolk University Law School. While attending law school at Suffolk’s evening program, Maureen gained substantial practical experience working full-time as a law clerk and paralegal for a captive law firm of Zurich Insurance. She was a Content Editor of the Suffolk Law School Journal of High Technology Law and has also worked as a research Assistant for Professor Michael Rustad.

In May 2010, Maureen graduated from Suffolk University’s Applied Legal Studies program with a post-baccalaureate certificate in paralegal studies. Since 2010 and before law school, Maureen worked as a litigation paralegal at three different law firms, where she learned the nuts and bolts of the civil litigation process first-hand, with a strong focus in employment law.

Before pursuing a career in law, Maureen graduated from Stonehill College majoring in English and minoring in French.


  • Stonehill College (B.A. 2008 – English/French)
  • Suffolk University (Paralegal Certificate 2010)
  • Suffolk University Law School (J.D. 2018)
    • Content Editor, Journal of High Technology Law
    • Honorable Mention, Brief Award
    • Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law (awarded to the highest grade in the class)


  • Authored “Insta-Famous: Challenges and Obstacles Facing Bloggers and Social Media Personalities in Defamation Cases” which will be published by American University’s law journal “The Modern American” in the Spring 2018 publication.
  • Research and Edited Software Licensing: 2016 edition (Lexis/Nexis and Computer Contracts 2016 Edition, Matthew Bender). Acknowledgement given.
▪Researched, Edited, and Contributed Example to Driverless Car Makers Should Not Get a Liability Free Pass, ABA FOR LAW STUDENTS, at car-makers/ (2016). Acknowledgement given.
  • Researched, Edited, and Contributed Examples to Global Information Technologies: Law and Ethics (Westlaw, 2017). Acknowledgement given.